To deceive or dupe; hoodwink.
To deceive or cheat by trickery; dupe.
To confuse; bewilder.
To confuse or puzzle.
The definition of bamboozle means to confuse, deceive or cheat by trickery.
A person getting talked into paying more for something than it's worth is an example of a bamboozle.
Origin of bamboozle
Derivative of 17th century vernacular "bam" (to trick, to con), which is a derivative of "bam" in noun use (fraudster, cheat). Further etymology Unknown.